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Christmas On The Ranch Photo Winners, PLUS: A Christmas Video

Our “Christmas On The Ranch” photo contest is wrapping up today. We had close to 50 entries that were narrowed down to our top 10 finishers. From those finishers, close to 200 of you voted to select our champions. To celebrate Christmas today, I’m announcing our champions!

Here is the gallery for the top 10 finalists for you to view. 


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From those photographs, our champion photographer is Shari Holloway. Holloway will take home a $150 cash prize from BEEF. Congratulations!



We had a tie for reserve champion photographer. Our two lucky winners are Whitney Klasna and Kelli Brown. Both will take home a $75 cash prize from BEEF.


As promised, we also have five hats to give away as thanks to our readers for voting in the contest. Those randomly selected winners are: Kathy Wedel, Bonnie B, Valerie R, Gloria Stroud and Mike J. 

Thanks to everyone who participated in the contest!

To check out the complete gallery of reader-submitted photographs, click here.

I also wanted to share a video titled, “A Cowboy Christmas,” presented by SUNUP and narrated by Oklahoma State University President Burns Hargis. It is a heartfelt adaptation of the poem "The Night Before Christmas" featuring agricultural photos and beautiful music that I think you will enjoy. I hope you take a minute to watch this video and get into the spirit of Christmas today.


Here’s wishing all of you a very merry Christmas!


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